All posts tagged "featured"

  • Locals worry about status of Grater Park owls’ nest

    Local residents and bird enthusiasts from afar were all smiles when the Jan. 30 edition of The Ephrata Review published Grater Park adult owl photos and commentary by Kirk Neidermyer and Tim Eisenberger. It seems Mother Nature,...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • ‘Our community, Our future…’

    The Ephrata Development Organization (EDO) is now Mainspring of Ephrata. Organizers felt it was important that the organization, which is the primary group for economic development in the borough, have a name that reflected the spirit of...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • Photo by Kirk NeidermyerEphrata’s Hannah Plowmaker (24) squares up against Ryelle Shuey of Elco during last Thursday’s L-L Play-In game at Garden Spot.
    One and Done: Late Elco run puts Ephrata away, 61-44

    While it is always tough when the season comes to a close, at least the Ephrata girls basketball team could file out of Garden Spot High School with their heads held high last Thursday night. Facing Section...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • Trailside eats

    Looking to rustle up some good old fashioned grub right here in your own backyard? Well, now you don’t have to look far. That’s because Brewster’s Bar-B-Que, long a county favorite whose wagons are familiar sights around...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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  • Rail trail dedication set for April 24

    When a bridge over the Cocalico Creek was opened last month, the entire length of the Warwick to Ephrata rail trail (WERT) was finally available to pedestrians and bicyclists.The opening marked the culmination of a 15-year visionary...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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  • Ephrata’s Reagan McCarty (22) leads the break during Tuesday’s regular-season finale vs. Elizabethtown. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Ephrata girls to face Elco in Thursday’s play-in round

    The Ephrata girls basketball team clinched second place in Section Two Monday night by virtue of E-town wrapping up the section with a 61-31 win over visiting Lebanon. By virtue of their runner-up finish, the Lady Mounts...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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  • Ephrata players celebrate in the final moments of their huge 48-43 victory over Warwick last Friday. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Heading to the playoffs

    Lady Mounts clinch L-L berth with 48-43 win over Warwick Ephrata Coach Brian Cerullo said he didn’t have to remind his team of the stakes that were on the line Friday at home against Warwick. He certainly...

    • Posted January 30, 2019
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  • First some fun, now the freeze

    Wednesday morning to a frozen mess as iced-over steps, streets, sidewalks and vehicles — some with the doors and windows sealed shut by ice — created delays for those setting out on their daily commute. The overnight...

    • Posted January 30, 2019
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  • Ephrata school district picking up STEAM

    Board also honors memory of students who passed earlier this month Today’s students will need to learn tomorrow’s technology to get ahead in the world, and across the country, an educational initiative called STEAM is leading that...

    • Posted January 30, 2019
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  • Pay rays

    New solar panel project will help borough stabilize electricity costs By the end of this winter, Ephrata Borough residents will be able to tap into solar power, thanks to an initiative between the borough and Turning Point...

    • Posted January 30, 2019
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